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Photo#999432
Cicadetta calliope possibly in grass - Cicadetta kansa

Cicadetta calliope possibly in grass - Cicadetta kansa
near Lyons, Boulder County, Colorado, USA
June 28, 1999
Size: BL ~ 14.5 mm
This small cicada with lime green wings and red eyes was photographed in grass in a prairie habitat at Rabbit Mountain Open Space. It seems very to Cicadetta calliope. Any help with its ID is greatly appreciated.

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Moved from ID Request.

 
Cicadetta kansa
How wonderful to get this identified to species! Your help is much appreciated.

 
kansa seems most likely
These are often difficult to id in areas where 2 or more may species may overlap in range.

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